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These Are Cabins? 9 Luxe Airbnb Rentals Around the World

Far, far from Little House on the Prairie, Airbnb has a host of luxe cabins that range from a chic glass house in Canada to a jaw-dropping tree house in Brazil.

Articles about lakeside prefab new jersey on Dwell.com - Dwell

Richard Meier puts 400 of his handmade architectural models on public display in a converted industrial space in Jersey City.<p>The cutting edge of laboratory design when first built, Bell Labs is being revamped to fulfill a new role—bringing the city to...<p>Thanks to a sleek, mirrored facade, these …

10 great meals in literature

Articles about 5 striking dining spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

These visually arresting facades can't be accused of being boring.<p>With dazzling pendant fixtures, plenty of natural light, and well-designed furniture, our editor's top picks of the week feature...<p>Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? We sure do. Take a peek at our favorite homes this week …

How To Recruit A Great Designer For Your Startup

ff Venture Capital just invested in Tackk, a new platform which allows you to creatively share anything on the web with no barriers to creation. (Disclosure: I’m a Partner at ffVC.) The editing experience is amazingly simple. Despite the robust capabilities, users can effortlessly create and style …

Hudson Whiskey's Maple Cask Rye

This is no liqueur, or a syrupy sweet, gooey-thick blend of whiskey and maple products. With a heady nose of rye, a full spiced taste and a maple inflection that's far more than grace notes, Hudson Whiskey's small-batch, handmade Maple Cask Rye is a rare, successful iteration of a maple or honey …

Piet Hein Eek on Making Furniture from Waste, Building the Perfect Work Environment, and Why Designers Should Be Generalists

<i>This is the latest installment of our Core77 Questionnaire. We'll be posting a new interview every other Tuesday.</i><p><b>Name:</b> Piet Hein Eek<p><b>Occupation:</b> …

Product Design

Step Inside ‘Truth,’ a Steampunk Coffee Shop in Cape Town, South Africa | Colossal

<p>Features on interior design here on Colossal are few and far between, there are times when a space is so wholly original it’s just too hard to pass …

7 Simple Tips For Aspiring Social Entrepreneurs Who Want To Change The World

One in six people in the United States go to sleep hungry — that’s 50 million Americans. Social entrepreneur<p>Adam Lowy found an innovative way to fight hunger and reduce food waste. Four years ago, the 26-year-old left a promising marketing career to establish Move for Hunger (M4H). Lowy was …

Leg Training for Weak Knees

Too often, a set of lousy knees can get in the way of a “good performance” in the gym on leg day. I always hear the classic line, “My muscles are …

Ellen And Portia's Thousand Oaks Horse Ranch Sells For $10.85 Million

When a house is priced at more than $10 million, it often takes awhile to sell. Selling after just one month on the market is not normal for a property priced at $12.995 million, but then again, this is no normal house. Owned by Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi, this extraordinary home was …

Get Slimmer Thighs While Sitting Down

Yoga

Clydesdale and Yorkshire offer fee-free mortgages

Money MOT: Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks are waiving the arrangement fees on a range of their mortgage products.<p>The banks, which are both members of the National Australia Bank Group, are offering a range of mortgage products, all with no arrangement fee.<p>The offers - targeted at customers looking …

5 Profound Insights On Success From A Wharton Prof Devoted To Understanding It

When Wharton Business School professor Richard Shell was faced with a life-threatening illness, he was forced to think about the big picture. What was success to him? Since then, Shell has dedicated his life to helping folks find true meaning in their own lives and work.<p>If one advances confidently …

Self-improvement

'Prison-like' student housing wins Carbuncle Cup for worst building

Cramped rooms with low ceilings and one small window facing directly on to a brick wall. If you crane your neck, you can just about see the outside world. It could be a description of the cells in Pentonville Prison, but these are the conditions enjoyed just down the road from the Victorian jail in …

How Binishells Hopes to Spark a Housing Revolution

Will peculiar looking domed homes made entirely of concrete revolutionize housing? Nicolo Bini, president and CEO of the construction technology …

The Real Generation Gap: How Adults and Teens Use Social Media Differently (Infographic)

1 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is no magic bullet when it comes to connecting with your customers online, but understanding their social media habits is a good place to start. According to a recent study from the Pew Research Center, 81 percent of teens …

Social Media

Creative UI Design by Cosmin Capitanu

Cosmin Capitanu is a UI Designer from Bucharest, Romania. His style is very modern and trendy, using a lot of transparency and flat icons. Take a …

In the Details: The Rotating Saddle Seat of Dor Ohrenstein's Opus Chair

<i>Introducing In the Details, a new series that examines one especially smart, innovative or unusual detail of a new design. We'll have a new post</i> …

Furniture

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Articles about freshly squeezed mobile juice truck makes its debut on Dwell.com - Dwell

Move on over, juicers because there's a new kind of juice shop in town.<p>In August 2016, we’re taking Dwell Home Tours to Portland for the first time.<p>A summer design studio organized by +FARM was spurred by the challenge of new housing in certain upstate New York areas.<p>Abiquiu, New Mexico, owes this …

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A Savannah Kitchen With European Elegance

Inside a 100-year-old house's new kitchen.<p>In designer Mary Jo Bochner's Savannah, Georgia kitchen a mix of French antiques, second-hand-finds, and new open shelving creates a relaxed feeling with a touch of European elegance. For more decor and design ideas, read an interview with Bochner.

Kitchens

The Biggest Kitchen Design Mistakes

Here's what not to do.<p>These kitchen designers have seen it all, from stainless-steel overload to poor-quality cabinetry. Here they share the dos and don'ts of kitchen design.

17 Swimming Pools That Make Us Wish Year-Round Summer Was A Thing

But like, why isn't it?<p>From a Tuscan-style retreat to a rustic farmhouse swimming pool, these pools will make you want to dive right in. If you need more inspo, try our favorite patio and landscaping ideas. Now your backyard is summer (and party!) ready.

Landscaping

A Koh Samui Retreat By The Beach

We feature a lot of luxurious and amazing homes here on Design Milk, but it’s not often we get to talk to any of the owners of these spectacular …

Posters

Would You Move Into A 5-Foot-Wide Home?

Can’t afford to live in the heart of a major city? A new scheme has designs on the spaces in between buildings.<p>As the world urbanizes and the density of cities scales up and up, there’s the pressing architectural and urban planning reality of where and how to create new housing. In a city like New …

Architecture

Gorgeously Sculpted Formations Represent the Life of a Cell

From 2003 to 2010, landscape artist Charles Jencks developed this amazing project entitled <i>Cells of Life</i>. It was completed as part of Jupiter Artland, a privately-owned sculpture park in Edinburgh. The project includes eight landforms and a connecting causeway developed within the incredible outdoor …

Typography Mania #198

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design works on the web, from type videos to …

Typography